Louisiana is a legendary fishing territory, braided with thousands of acres of productive waterways. The state's bayous, rivers, lakes, reservoirs and estuaries are a paradise for freshwater fishermen. And for saltwater action, don't miss a charter adventure in the Gulf of Mexico. Come drop a line and learn why Louisiana is the Sportsman's Paradise.
Fishing Videos from Louisiana: Sportsman's Paradise

Looking for inspiration for planning your saltwater or freshwater fishing trip to Louisiana? Click play to watch our fishing videos.

Louisiana Oil Rig Exploration

Captain Scott and Steve explore oil rig fishing in the waters of Venice, Louisiana.

Louisiana Oil Rig Yellowfin and Marlin

Saltwater fishing for big Yellowfin Tuna, Marlin and more around the oil rigs in the deep sea...

Fishing in Webster Parish

BASS Pro fisherman Homer Humphreys visits talks about fishing at Lake Bistineau.

Louisiana Shrimp Boat Tuna

Wild Bill takes the boys tuna fishing behind shrimp boats, chumming to get the big ones!

Louisiana Red Snapper Explosion

It's time to go fishing for red snapper! The guys meet up with Billy Wells from the Wild Bill...

Louisiana Cobia Fishing

Kevin Beach, "the Cobia whisperer" takes friends 10 miles of the shore of Venice, Louisiana to...

Shreveport Bassmasters Preview (2012)

Bassmaster Classic Champion Mike Iaconelli tells us about freshwater fishing the Red River in...

Get Hooked on Louisiana Fishing

Looking for the perfect place to launch your boat? Our interactive map will display freshwater and saltwater launches, landings and marinas throughout Louisiana.

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